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Date PostedJuly 12, 2015

Construction Bosses Call for Mandatory Drug Testing


Source: Abc.net

The rampant use of ice in the construction industry has led construction bosses to call on the Queensland Government to introduce tough mandatory drug-testing on construction sites. Construction employees are apparently fearful of attacks from co-workers hooked on ice.

Those advocating for the mandatory testing say it is hard to tell if a person is taking drugs until it is too late and they explode in rage on the job site.

According to Masterbuilders Queensland, other construction workers say they are tired of being bullied by drug addicted co-workers.

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Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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